river cooter


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Related to river cooter: Pseudemys concinna
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Noun1.river cooter - large river turtle of the southern United States and northern Mexico
turtle - any of various aquatic and land reptiles having a bony shell and flipper-like limbs for swimming
genus Pseudemys, Pseudemys - sliders; red-bellied terrapin
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Graptemys pulchra was the third most often observed turtle species with 252 individuals (Figure 2), preceded by Pseudemys concinna (River Cooter; 289), and, most abundant, Trachemys scripta (Slider; 397).
In freshwater environments apparently minor sponge feeding typifies the Australian chelid Rheodytes leukops and traces of sponges occur in the diet of the Texas river cooter, Pseudemys lexana (Legler and Cann, 1980; Tucker et al., 2001; Lindeman, 2007).
Food habits and selective foraging by the Texas river cooter (Pseudemys texana) in Spring Lake, Hays County, Texas.
chrysemydis has been reported from the eastern river cooter (Pseudemys concinna), common map turtle (Graptemys geographica), and slider (T.
Survey of the river cooter (Pseudemys concinna) in southern Illinois.
These included four bearded dragons, four corn snakes, three yellowbellied turtles, two river cooter turtles, a softshelled turtle and a green iguana.
maculosus), Eastern Slender Glass Lizard (Ophisaurus attenuatus longicaudus), Southeastern Five-lined Skink (Eumeces inexpectatus), Broad-headed Skink (Eumeces laticeps), Eastern Six-lined Racerunner (Aspidoscelis sexlineata sexlineata), Northern Scarlet Snake (Cemophora coccinea copei), Red Cornsnake (Elaphe guttata), Milksnake (Lampropeltis triangulum), Southeastern Crowned Snake (Tantilla coronata), Eastern Hog-nosed Snake (Heterodon platirhinos), Eastern River Cooter (Pseudemys c.
serpentina, Texas river cooter (Pseudemys texana), red-eared slider (Trachemys scripta elegans), and stinkpot (Sternotherus odoratus).
opacum (marbled salamander) Northerly Siren intermedia (lesser siren) Northerly Hyla cinerea (green tree frog) Northerly Scaphiopus holbrookii (eastern spadefoot) Northerly Apalone spinifera pallida (pallid spiny softshell) * Northerly Pseudemys concinna (river cooter) ** Northerly Terrapene carolina (eastern box turtle) Northerly Scincella lateralis (ground skink) Northerly Lampropeltis calligaster (prairie kingsnake) Northerly L.
The Texas river cooter (Pseudemys texana) is the only other species with which G.
Ecology of the river cooter, Pseudemys concinna, in a southern Illinois floodplain lake.
parasitica were collected from the plastron of a single male specimen of the eastern river cooter Pseudemys concinna concinna (LeConte 1830) from Lake Texoma, Marshall County, Oklahoma.